Irene Frye Scholarship for Gerontology

The Irene Frye Scholarship for Gerontology Social Work is intended to provide financial support to graduate social work students of the Helen Bader School of Social Welfare who are pursuing a concentration in gerontology. Preference is given to students who are members of racial or ethnic minority groups underrepresented in higher education, non-traditional students, and students with financial need.

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Scholarship Criteria

  • Admission to the MSW program.
  • A commitment to the field of aging, demonstrated by enrollment in relevant course work, research projects, internships, and professional or volunteer work experience.

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The Irene Frye Scholarship for Gerontology deadline for the 2019/2020 academic year was May 31, 2019. We will post the deadline for the 2020/2021 academic year by December 31, 2019.